Wood Makes Senior International Debut

Heartland Motors Lone Star athlete Rachel Wood, last week made her capped international debut for the Australian Life Saving Team. After a successful campaign last year in the Australian Youth Life Saving Team, Rachel has proven that she has what it takes to take on the big competitors.

Rachel made her way to Wroclaw, Poland last week to compete in The World Games, the first time Australia has been represented at the event in eight years.

Rachel ranked in the world’s top 5 for in the 200m obstacle event and was part of the silver medal winning team of four who competed in the 4 x 50m medley.

This new Australian Team, who only came together for their first training camp a month ago, will make thier way to competitions in New Zealand, Germany and the Netherlands later this year.

Next up for Rachel is the National Pool Rescue in Adelaide in September.

 

Posted: 25 July 2017